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July 2012

Enrique Iglesias and Jennifer Lopez Summer Tour Comes to AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami

This August, some of music’s most dominant powerhouses join forces for what promises to be the concert event of the summer.  Enrique Iglesias, Jennifer Lopez with Wisin Y Yandall come to the AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami on Friday August 31st as part of their Summer Tour – which Lopez claims will be, “…one of the most historic tours ever.” 

Enrique Iglesias, Jennifer Lopez and Wisin Y Yandell – Summer Tour

AmericanAirlines Arena, Miami
August 31, 2012

With combined album sales of almost 125 million, Enrique Iglesias, Jennifer Lopez and Wisin Y Yandell are some of the world’s hottest superstars in Latin music with countless chat-topping hits, sold out tours and praise from around the world.  Known for their spectacular and engaging stage shows, each of these amazing artists plan to give fans the ultimate concert experience!

Only one half mile away - 4 minute car ride or a 15 minute walk…that’s all it takes to make your way down Biscayne Boulevard from the Hilton Miami Downtown to AmericanAirlines Arena - South Florida’s great entertainment destination.  With modern design, first-class service and thoughtfully appointed guest rooms, our centrally located hotel is the perfect post concert destination.  Reserve your stay now at Hilton Miami Downtown then enjoy an evening of the hot sounds of Enrique Iglesias, Jennifer Lopez and Wisin Y Yandell’s Summer Tour at AmericanAirlines Arena, Miami.  Visit the Hilton Miami Downtown online for more information.

Best of Dining – Casual & Upscale Restaurants in Downtown Miami

There is a certain thrill to discovering something new.  Particularly, finding a new favorite place to enjoy a great meal.  Did you know that the Hilton Miami Downtown offers some exciting dining choices?  Try Brisa Bistro or Gallery Lounge - two of the most unique, casual and upscale restaurants in downtown Miami!

Savor a true taste of South Florida at the Hilton Miami Downtown Inspired by our fashionable surroundings, we offer a tantalizing pair of dining choices

Brisa Bistro
The tantalizing cuisine of Brisa Bistro is a melting pot seasoned by many cultures. From Florida, the Caribbean, South America, and Europe, they all add their own dash of flavors, making it a true dining experience paired with an outstanding wine list from the New World to the Old World.

Setting: Casual, upscale
Open breakfast, lunch, and dinner, seven days a week.

Gallery Lounge
Looking for something a little more casual? Stop by the Gallery Lounge. Here, you can sip your favorite cocktail or enjoy tasty sandwiches and delicious appetizers in a relaxed, energetic atmosphere. It's the perfect spot to start your night in South Beach or for a nightcap among friends

Setting:  Relaxed - serving appetizers & cocktails

Planning an overnight visit?  Check out our unique rooftop pool and Cityvu Pool Bar!

CityVu Pool Bar
Enjoy your favorite frozen cocktail or casual lunch poolside! A variety of sandwiches and appetizers are available. Enjoy outdoor grilling on the weekends featuring chicken, shrimp, hamburgers and hot dogs.

Visit the Hilton Miami Downtown online for more information and to make your reservations today or for more information on either of our casual and upscale restaurants in downtown Miami!

Florida Baseball Fans – Going to see a Miami Marlins Home Game this August?

Baseball is unarguably one of America’s favorite pastimes and what better place to enjoy it than the stunningly beautiful and brand new Miami Marlins stadium? This amazing 37,000-seat Major League Baseball facility includes a retractable roof to shield spectators from the sun and rain, forever changing the dynamics of summertime baseball in South Florida - experience the best of baseball in Miami this season!  Going to be in Florida to see a Miami Marlins home game this August?  Check out our Downtown Miami hotel accommodations!

Florida Sports At Their Best - Miami Marlins Home Games in August

August 10 vs. Dodgers 7:10pm
August 11 – vs. Dodgers 7:10pm
August 12 – vs. Dodgers 1:10pm
August 13 – vs. Phillies 7:10pm
August 14 – vs. Phillies 7:10pm
August 15 – vs. Phillies 12:40pm
August 28 – vs. Nationals 7:10pm
August 29 – vs. Nations 7:10pm
August 31 – vs. Mets 7:10pm

When in Florida to see a Miami Marlins home game this August look no further than the Hilton Miami Downtown for the best post-game accommodations. Our stunning hotel is located just minutes from the new Marlins Park and offers upscale accommodations with first class service. Luxuriate in our newly revamped rooms and suites, appointed with every modern comfort while you enjoy unrivaled views of Miami’s skyline.  Visit the Hilton Miami Downtown online to reserve your room now.

Family Fun Destination - Miami Children’s Museum

Miami Children’s Museum is more than a museum; it’s an exciting experience for the whole family! With engaging exhibits, families are encouraged to play, learn, imagine, and create – together!

Established in 1983 as the Miami Youth Museum, the Miami Children’s Museum (MCM) had humble beginnings in a tiny storefront at the West Kendall Shopping Center. Now this amazing and fun educational experience is located in a stunning 56,500 square foot facility on Watson Island, minutes from Downtown Miami. 

At the Miami Children's Museum, enjoy fun, hands-on exhibits that promote positive child development and social interaction while encouraging creativity and self-expression. Some highlights of the permanent exhibits include:

Castle of Dreams - Climb through a two-story sandcastle and see sands from around the world.
Bank - Walk through a six-foot piggy bank, design your own bills, and learn how to save, spend and earn money
Pet Central - Learn how pets should be cared for at home and at the vet clinic. You can even pick the perfect pet for your family.
Safety Zone - See what life is like for real-life heroes. Dress in costume, cruise on a police motorcycle or steer a fire truck to the rescue
The Sea and Me - Dive into a sea of wonder and enjoy water play in this gallery especially for children under five years of age
Mt. MiChiMu - Climb to the top of Mt. MiChiMu! This challenging rock wall makes competition fun for you and your friends! Buy an all day pass or a one climb pass during your visit to the museum!
Seth’s Construction Zone – new as of June 2012! - Use a crane, bulldozer, wheel barrels and more as you explore different building stations that incorporate elements of a real construction zone.

Located on the beautiful Biscayne Bay, the Miami Children’s Museum is just 5 minutes from the Hilton Miami Downtown where you can relax after a fun-filled day of education and play!  Book your stay now at the Hilton Miami Downtown and enjoy one of Miami’s best family fun destinations.

Live DJ Concerts At Mansion & Cameo Nightclubs in Miami

Other cities may never sleep, but Miami is most definitely the city that never stops clubbing!  This colorful city is home to many world famous nightclubs – and certainly among the most popular are Mansion and Cameo.  With sizzling décor and even hotter music, these clubs draw some amazing crowds.  With all the hype, you would expect Miami to have long outlived its 15 minutes of fame by now.  But the Miami and South Beach nightclub scene are hotter than ever before and still getting hotter! 


Opened in 2004 and located in a renovated art deco theater, Mansion draws crowds featuring hip hop, house, progressive styles as well as a chic VIP area. This club is widely regarded as the crown jewel of local nightlife – go well dressed, this club wants its guests showing up impress! 

Live DJ Concerts at Mansion in Miami 

  • DJ Craze - July 27
  • Lee Burridge - August 2
  • Cosmic Gate - August 8
  • Chris Lake - August 11
  • Michael Woods - August 18
  • Jamie Jones - August 23
  • Moguai and Wippenberg - August 25

Taking inspiration from “ the dark and dirty side” of the disco era, Cameo brings a comforting feel to the club goers but at the same time has plenty of surprises to keep things fresh and exciting.  Decorated and styled with the latest in materials and design concepts and rocking a sound system that was designed and installed by Louis Puig and David Padilla, this club can rock all night long. 

  • Digital Fridays
  • Saturday with the 400

Visiting Mansion & Cameo for live DJ Concerts or events in Miami? Discover the finest in accommodations at the Hilton Miami Downtown - where engaging colors, sharp lines, and modern design elements welcome you. Within, you'll love our majestic skyline views and first-class service.  Book your stay now –visit the Hilton Miami Downtown online for more information.